Poets

Cornelis Ten Hoet Jz.

Cornelis Ten Hoet Jz. was born in Nijmegen on April 19, 1796. In the year 1818 he became a public notary in Beek and Ubbergen. He also loved poetry. It is well known that the had a special love for German poetry which he translated from German into Dutch. He passed away on May 7, 1832 in Nijmegen after a prolonged illness that kept him bed-ridden for 2 years. He died at the age of 36.

He used the Divine Name in the poem 'Het onweder' (can be found in: 'Neerlands Letterkunde in de Negentiende Eeuw' - Bloemlezing ten gebruike bij de beoefening onzer letterkunde' - published in 1877 by D.A. Thieme.)

 

 

 

 

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